UPDATE: According to the Oregon Department of transportation, the fast lane on I-5 northbound near Phoenix has opened back up.
PHOENIX, Ore-- NewsWatch 12 has learned that a multi-vehicle crash on I-5 northbound near Phoenix has shut down both lanes and the shoulder area.
Traffic is being detoured at Talent Exit 21 to OR 99 north to Exit 27, south Medford. Southbound traffic is currently unaffected.
NewsWatch 12 has also learned that the accident, as of right now, includes at least two vehicles and a semi.
There is no estimation on when the northbound lanes will open back up. Traffic is currently back up from Phoenix all the way to Talent northbound according to Trip Check.
This is a developing story and we will continue to provide updates as soon as we learn more information.